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Forum: Off Topic Chat 25-06-2013, 01:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,846
Posted By zaphod
Very touristy stuff in Burnham and the surrounds,...

Very touristy stuff in Burnham and the surrounds, but Burnham itself is like a Somerset version of Walmington on Sea. Somber and quiet.
(no wonder that Frankie Howard lived nearby!)

You'll find...
Forum: The Biker Zone 09-06-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,195
Posted By zaphod
Suzuki Bandit 1200 - rebuild.

So with the garage now empty of our classic car - a start in earnest was made this week. The bike has been in pieces, in my reckoning - for 5 years.

Didn't start off too well. Although its battery...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 15-05-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,637
Posted By zaphod
Pads off, and create a camber at the leading edge...

Pads off, and create a camber at the leading edge of the material.
Job done.
Forum: Off Topic Chat 14-04-2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,553
Posted By zaphod
Hear. Hear. Respect to all current and...

Hear. Hear.

Respect to all current and former service personnel.
The trouble is respect is free.
Forum: Off Topic Chat 11-04-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,001
Posted By zaphod
Nice collection. There's a small number...

Nice collection.

There's a small number here, too, many Saabs of varying scales, and other makes, also growing with a collection of model buses. All the Matchbox, Dinky, Corgi, Husky, Hot Wheel...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 09-04-2013, 12:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,198
Posted By zaphod
Situation Update.

After my comments in the Hard Times thread, an update is in order. To my surprise, I landed a part-time job, very much a shock :thumb:

I thought I was merely going for an interview this evening...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 08-04-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,024
Posted By zaphod
Of course, as with the death of any major...

Of course, as with the death of any major politicians, the warts are missing as regards the way their lives and work are proclaimed. Memories are short, and balance is missing. There are many today...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 01-04-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,716
Posted By zaphod
April 2nd ...

April 2nd
http://www.royalmail.com/sites/default/files/RoyalMail_OurPrices_April2013b.pdf
Not all tariffs have increased, hence my post above.
Forum: Off Topic Chat 31-03-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,716
Posted By zaphod
Not so. Due to the antiquated track and trace...

Not so. Due to the antiquated track and trace system used (not ever really been allowed to upgrade it since it was first introduced just tinkered with), many items do not get through to the national...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 30-03-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,716
Posted By zaphod
Ex-postie here. Royal Mail are deliberately...

Ex-postie here. Royal Mail are deliberately pricing themselves out of some markets as they 'don't want' that kind of business. This will force competitors to process and deliver their 'disgards' at a...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 18-03-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 857
Posted By zaphod
Paperback Riata. ...

Paperback Riata.
http://forums.mg-rover.org/images/smilies/getmecoat.gif
Forum: Off Topic Chat 18-03-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,293
Posted By zaphod
UPDATE: Two job interviews this week. OK, nothing...

UPDATE: Two job interviews this week. OK, nothing exciting, as they are cleaning jobs, but, beggars cannot be choosers.
Forum: Off Topic Chat 16-03-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,293
Posted By zaphod
I'll compare mine with five years ago. ...

I'll compare mine with five years ago.

£25000 a year and a full-time job. Today, one part-time job that amounts to £4500.
Been applying for positions like mad. No dice (yet)

Bills have...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 16-03-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,293
Posted By zaphod
20-odd further job applications sent off, today. ...

20-odd further job applications sent off, today.
Wish us luck!
Forum: Off Topic Chat 15-03-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,293
Posted By zaphod
I hope that comment wasn't aimed in my direction,...

I hope that comment wasn't aimed in my direction, and those like me, who have a high work ethic.
Forum: Off Topic Chat 11-03-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,316
Posted By zaphod
I had it around three years ago now. Usually,...

I had it around three years ago now. Usually, nothing ails me, coughs, colds flu. Consitiution like cast iron.

The whole episode lasted a week. Absolutely no energy is one of the main symptoms...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 08-03-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,565
Posted By zaphod
I think many would agree that the foot soldiers...

I think many would agree that the foot soldiers most get the finger pointed at them, and not those away from the front line, unfortunately. There are good and bad, from top to bottom, as in all walks...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 03-03-2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,727
Posted By zaphod
Net time, then. We even drove past it yesterday...

Net time, then. We even drove past it yesterday morning, and were tempted to pop in - again!
Forum: Off Topic Chat 26-02-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,176
Posted By zaphod
I always read instructions - I even listen to...

I always read instructions - I even listen to them from Mrs Zap.
Whether I agree, or precede as such, is purely coincidental.
Forum: Off Topic Chat 14-02-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,783
Posted By zaphod
https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-...

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Forum: Off Topic Chat 31-01-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,807
Posted By zaphod
My dad had one of those (and that was the end...

My dad had one of those
(and that was the end of him).
Forum: Off Topic Chat 27-01-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,703
Posted By zaphod
I just yawned.

I just yawned.
Forum: Off Topic Chat 25-01-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 885
Posted By zaphod
Before finding an engineer, and to keep you warm...

Before finding an engineer, and to keep you warm tonight, it will not hurt to check these two things

1. As Shaun says - Pump. To check the pump - the inlet and outlet pipes should be as warm as...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 19-01-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 14,005
Posted By zaphod
Community spirit alive and kicking in our area. ...

Community spirit alive and kicking in our area.
Rather than dig our car out, I have just been out with my next door neighbour, and his 4x4, doing shopping for those in the Close.
Forum: Off Topic Chat 18-01-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 14,005
Posted By zaphod
Just one click, chaps. Just one click.

Just one click, chaps.
Just one click.
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